From Caliphate to Secular State: Power Struggle in the Early Turkish Republic: This insightful analysis looks at the power struggles of a time during which the Ottoman Empire was replaced by a secular and modernist Turkish nationalist regime.
USA is not a Christian Nation, it is a Secular Nation with a significant Christian majority.
Divine Rulers In A Secular State PDF
Shari'a in the Secular State : Evolving Meanings of Islamic Jurisprudence in Turkey (Hardcover) (Russell
Secular State, Islamic, Turkey
It's time we all actually started being a secular state instead of pretending to be one. Instead of addressing relevant issues we are held up on discrimination [ by religion gender caste sexual orientation state of origin within the same country etc]. Why?
Begum Jahanara Shahnawaz (1896–1979) was a politician in British India and in Pakistan. She was the first woman to preside over an Asian legislature. She and Shaista Ikramullah were the only two women in the Pakistan Constituent Assembly and Central Legislature. She was noted for her opposition to Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar's proposition that Pakistan be an Islamic country, arguing that Jinnah envisaged it as a secular state.
February 7 - Pope Blessed Pius IX, c.1878...was chosen 255th pope in the conclave of 1846. He was the last pope to hold temporal power, that is, to rule a secular state. His election raised the hopes of patriotic and liberal circles of Catholics.... ~ CatholicSaints.Info
Pakistan seeks recording of Jinnah calling for secular state